Update 6/4/2020

The SROSRC office in Day Street Community Center is open as of Monday, June 1st. As we transition back to full operation, the office will be open to the public 10am - 3pm, Monday - Friday until further notice. If you plan to stop by, please note that a mask is required and all visitors will be asked to observe social distancing guidelines.


Stroud Region Summer Recreation


Community Pools

We are pleased to announce that we plan to open Dansbury Pool in East Stroudsburg this summer, with a goal of opening for July 4th weekend (as long as Monroe County is in “green phase” or better at that time). Due to constraints from virus mitigation and maintenance considerations, the Stroudsburg Borough Pool will not be open this summer.


Like in so many aspects of our lives, summer at the pool will be a little different this year. Our goal is to provide as many community members as possible the opportunity to utilize the pool while maintaining appropriate social distancing and sanitization measures. Please note that “season passes” will not be available for purchase this year. We will have another update soon with an official opening date and modified hours & procedures for Dansbury Pool.


Parks in East Stroudsburg Borough (listed below) will reopen to the public beginning Saturday, June 6th.

  • Dansbury Park

  • Gregory's Pond Park

  • Miller Park

  • Zacharias Pond Park


Parks in Stroud Township remain open (pavilions and picnic areas are closed).

  • Albertson Park, however, pavilion, playground equipment and swings are closed

  • Brodhead Creek Park, however, the pavilions are closed

  • Creekview Park, however, playground and Little League/ESU fields and complex are closed

  • ForEvergreen Nature Preserve

  • Glen Brook Golf Course closed to golfing; daylight walking and biking on paths only and McMichael Creek licensed fishing are permitted

  • Pinebrook Park North – open for fishing and trail use; picnic areas are closed

  • Pinebrook Park South

  • Yetter Park


Parks in Stroudsburg Borough remain closed.


Where parks are open, all visitors must continue to follow CDC and PA state guidance for virus mitigation as well as regular park use regulations.

  • All park visitors must wear masks unless medically exempt or under 2 years of age

  • Households must maintain at least 6 feet “social distancing” from those living outside their house

  • Gatherings of more than 25 people are prohibited in PA’s “yellow phase”


Park Patrol will be reminding visitors to follow park regulations and virus mitigation guidelines.


Please be advised:
CDC advises park users to continue NOT TO USE PLAYGROUNDS and other frequently touched equipment (play structures, benches, tables).


The CDC advises the following:


  • Visit parks close to your home

  • Prepare before you visit (bring hand sanitizer) and use other everyday preventative actions



  • Visit parks if you are sick or were recently exposed to COVID-19

  • Visit crowded parks

  • Use playgrounds

  • Participate in contact sports



Update for StroudKids summer camp registration

- the waitlist for week 1 (June 15 - 19) is maxed out (closed)

- the waitlists for weeks 2 - 8 (June 22 - August 7) are open, and we are optimistic that we will be able to expand capacity for these weeks to include the full waitlist roster


Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Dansbury Park

Breakfast & lunch included

Register at https://www.srosrc.org/stroudkids-camp


June 22 - 26 $100

June 29 - July 2 (no camp July 3rd) $80

July 6 - 10 $100

July 13 - 17 $100

July 20 - 24 $100

July 27 - 31 $100

August 3 - 7 $100

We look forward to seeing you again soon,

Autumn Arthur

Executive Director


Stroud Region Open Space & Recreation Commission’s (SROSRC) mission is connecting the community with recreational programs, greenways, trails, parks, recreation amenities and natural areas throughout the Stroud Region.  SROSRC partners with Stroudsburg and East Stroudsburg boroughs, Stroud Township, Stroudsburg and East Stroudsburg school districts.

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